Hanna House
Hanna  House


Carmel, Ind.

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Boilermakers Win Big at Senior Meet

Men win all five freestyle events; women finish 1-2-3-4 in six events


Tracking the Boilermakers

News and notes on Purdue Athletics


Tracking the Boilermakers

News and notes on Purdue Athletics


Tracking the Boilermakers

News and notes on Purdue Athletics


Purdue Finishes in Top 25 Again at NCAAs

Four Boilermakers earn All-America honors, Purdue hosts Big Tens again

2016-17 / AS A JUNIOR
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar
Academic All-Big Ten
CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America
• Competed primarily in the backstroke events
• Posted her season-best times in the 100 back, 200 back and 100 fly in three different meets
• One of just eight Purdue student-athletes to have a perfect 4.0 GPA during the 2016-17 school year
• Had her season best in the 100 fly (54.54) and strong times in the 100 (54.43) and 200 back (1:59.45) at the Big Ten Championships
• Moved into fourth place in program history with a time of 54.06 in the 100 back a week later at the Boiler-Make-It NCAA last chance meet
• Season best of 1:59.30 in the 200 back at Virginia Tech's H2Okie Fall Invitational moved her into seventh place in program history
• Scored in the 100 back at Big Tens by qualifying for the C final
• Scored in all four of her events at Va Tech, accounting for 47 points to rank fourth on the team
• Won the 200 back and swam the leadoff leg on the victorious 200 medley relay in the Miami (Ohio) dual
• Won the 200 IM and helped the 200 medley relay team win again the following day at the Indiana Intercollegiates
• Also part of relay winners in duals vs. Iowa and Michigan State

2015-16 / AS A SOPHOMORE
CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America
Academic All-Big Ten
• Competed primarily in the backstroke events and 100 butterfly
• Posted season-best times in the 100 fly (55.20) and 200 back (1:59.58) at the Purdue Invitational
• Had her season-best time in the 100 back (54.84) at the Ohio State Last Chance meet
• Ranked third fastest on the team in the backstroke events in 2015-16
• The Boilermakers' only swimmer to score in four individual events at the Purdue Invitational, accounting for 38 team points
• Finished sixth in the A final of both backstroke events as well as third in the B final of the 100 fly and 200 IM at the Purdue Invite
• Won the 100 back at the Indiana Intercollegiates
• Swam the backstroke leg on the victorious 200 medley relay in the dual meet win at Miami (Ohio)
• Won her heat of the 200 back at the Purdue Invitational

• Earned ACC Academic Honor Roll accolades
• Her season-best times in the 100 (55.30) and 200 backstroke (1:59.72) both ranked sixth in Duke history
• Swept the backstroke events at the Carolina College Invitational

• Four-year varsity letterwinner for coaches Chris Plumb, Ian Murray and TJ Day at Carmel High School in suburban Indianapolis
• Helped CHS win four state titles to extend its national-record streak to 28 in a row...
• Four-year individual Indiana state qualifier was part of state champion freestyle and medley relay teams her final three years
• Four-time all-state and all-conference honoree
• State runner-up in the 100 back and 100 fly as a junior
• Also finished as the runner-up in the 100 fly as a sophomore and third in the 100 back as a sophomore and senior
• Qualified for 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials in the 100 back
• Multiple-year Junior and Senior Nationals as well as U.S. Open qualifier
• USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
• CHS scholar-athlete honoree
• IHSAA Mental Attitude Award nominee as a senior
• National Honor Society

• Major: Biology
• Full name is Hanna E. House
• Born in Indianapolis
• Parents are B.P. and Kim House
• Family also includes sisters Morgan and Lily

Favorite Pro Team: Indianapolis Colts
Favorite Coach: Chris Plumb
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): Happy Hollow
Swimmer She'd Like to Race Against: Emmy Rawson
Most Exciting Event to Watch at a College Meet: 200 Medley Relay
Favorite Marquee Event: Olympics
Would Like to Have Dinner With: Annie Spalding
Unique Skill/Hidden Talent: Plating Neurons
In Her MP3 Player: Galantis
Last Concert She Attended: John Mayer
Band She'd Love to See Play Purdue: The Chainsmokers
Last Book She Read: An American Sickness
Favorite Multimedia App: iTunes Radio
Favorite Actor, Actress, Director: Ben Affleck, Mila Kunis, Shonda Rhimes
Show She Can't Stop Watching: Grey's Anatomy
Favorite Movie to Watch on Team Bus: Lion
Favorite Month: September
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Quesadillas
Favorite Dessert: Mochi
Favorite Purdue Building: Lilly Hall
Favorite Purdue Athletic Venue (Besides Aquatic Center): Ross-Ade
Favorite Big City: Indianapolis
Unique Travel Locale: Prague
Country She'd Like to Visit: Colombia
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Water Skiing
Another Sport She Enjoys: Water Volleyball
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Aquatic Center: Lane Space & Hot Tub
Most Memorable Meet/Moment at Purdue: 2017 Big Ten Championships
Best Thing About Being a Boilermaker: Meeting the nicest people
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Seema Mattoo, Biological Sciences
Furry Friend: Toby, Mini Australian Labradoodle


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